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Review: how effective is Lyrica for Herpes zoster?

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Overall ratings: 3.0/5
Long term ratings: 4.3/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Lyrica (pregabalin) is for Herpes zoster. The study is based on 24 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Lyrica

Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,482 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.

Herpes zoster

Herpes zoster (latest reports from 116,934 patients) can be treated by Valtrex, Acyclovir, Gabapentin, Lyrica, Valacyclovir, Valacyclovir Hydrochloride.

On Aug, 22, 2014: 24 people are studied for taking Lyrica in Herpes zoster




Lyrica effectiveness for Herpes zoster


Long term Lyrica effectiveness for Herpes zoster

Lyrica effectiveness for Herpes zoster (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall26781
Long term
(1+ years)
00021

Gender of people who take Lyrica for Herpes zoster * :

FemaleMale
Herpes zoster70.83%29.17%

Age of people who take Lyrica for Herpes zoster * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Herpes zoster0.00%0.00%4.17%0.00%0.00%37.50%16.67%41.67%

Who find Lyrica more effective for Herpes zoster?

Gender of people who find Lyrica more effective * :

FemaleMale
Herpes zoster88.89%11.11%

Age of people who find Lyrica more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Herpes zoster0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%22.22%44.44%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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